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Girl in remission from cancer dresses as self for 'Superhero Day' at school

(Source: Alyssa Butler/Facebook) (Source: Alyssa Butler/Facebook)
NEW HAMBURG, MO (KFVS) -

The best kind of superhero.

Little Josie was diagnosed with a rare form of Leukemia in June 2013.

Her mother, Alyssa Butler, says Josie has been in remission for two years, but is still taking chemotherapy.

On Wednesday, Oct. 28, Kelso C-7 in New Hamburg, Mo. celebrated "Superhero Day."

Butler said Josie chose to be herself, because she is the best kind of superhero.

She said she's, "Destroying cancer one day at a time!"

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